Our three research and practice-oriented departments provide inspired learning opportunities that develop students into leaders in education. Our programs prepare students to transform lives on the local and national level, through hands-on teaching, research, policy, counseling, school administration, and education specialist positions. From strong partnerships with school systems to innovative research on how the brain influences complex learning behaviors, our academic programs are at the forefront of the field of education.

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Announcing Fearless Ideas: The Campaign for Maryland

Announcing Fearless Ideas: The Campaign for Maryland

On Monday, May 14, the University of Maryland announced #FearlessIdeas: The Campaign for Maryland, our most ambitious fundraising campaign yet! Join the university's journey to raise $1.5 billion to support students, faculty, research, arts and athletics.

Education has the power to improve the life of every person on earth. Compelled by a mission to serve the state and nation, the University of Maryland confronts the great societal issues of our time through an unparalleled academic and research enterprise.